Posts Tagged “green energy”


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America Recycles Day 2014: Information and Inspiration

For lovers of the ubiquitous three-arrow triangle found on every plastic bottle and cardboard box in our modern lives, November 15th is something akin to Valentine’s Day. That’s right, America Recycles Day is just around the corner, and if you’re like me, it’s both a [...]

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7 Tips for Eco-Friendly Pool Maintenance

Frolicking in a swimming pool in the summer can be great family fun. Cleaning and maintaining the pool? That usually isn't as much fun. Dirty pool water contains microorganisms and bacteria that can cause infections. While tossing in cupfuls of chemicals will clear the w [...]

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Earth Day: 3 Practical Ways to Show Your Love for the Planet

According to the US Census World Population Clock, there are over 7.16 billion people on the Earth right now. That's a lot of people who all need the basic necessities for living: breathable air, food, shelter, and clean water. It's a bit overwhelming to think  about - whic [...]

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Exploring Alternative Energy Technology: Wind Turbines

Welcome to our monthly series entitled “Exploring Alternative Energy Technology.” We hope to share information about emerging technology with our readers in a format that is both educational and entertaining. In this month’s installment, we’re discussing the science [...]

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Exploring Alternative Energy Technology: Photovoltaic Cells

Welcome to our monthly series entitled “Exploring Alternative Energy Technology.” We hope to share information about emerging technology with our readers in a format that is both educational and entertaining. In this month's installment, we’re discussing the scienc [...]

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Exploring Alternative Energy Technology: Wave Energy Generators

Welcome to our new monthly series entitled "Exploring Alternative Energy Technology." We want to share information about emerging technology with our readers in a format that is both educational and entertaining. With our first installment, we're discussing Wave Energy Gener [...]

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Bounce Energy Celebrates America Recycles Day!

America Recycles Day (ARD) is this Friday, November 15th! The National Recycling Coalition created this holiday in 1997 as a national day for Americans to celebrate recycling, recycled products, and the overall benefits of recycling. ARD is promoted by Keep America Beautifu [...]

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Deregulation, Wind Energy, Solar Development, and More in Fall 2013 Cool Tech News

The beginning of fall has been busy in the energy industry: One state briefly wrestled with deregulating its energy market, but lost its nerve Wind energy hit the bookstores with a new tell-all tale, while also finding a big, new patron Giant batteries may soon suppl [...]

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Use Energy Efficient Low-E Window Coatings to Keep Your Home Cool

Earlier this year, I wrote a blog post on how to install Energy Efficiency Windows. In the article, I outlined that energy efficient windows are rated in “U-factors” to describe how the glass conducts heat — either from the inside or the outside. The lower the window's [...]

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Plan Spotlight: Organic Power Fixed 12

Want a green electricity option, but you're concerned it will come at a high electricity rate? Well, look no further than Bounce Energy’s Organic Power Fixed 12 plan. With this plan, you get 100% green energy from clean resources such as wind, solar, hydro, and biomass wit [...]

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